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There are 7 ways to get from Los Angeles to Nevada City by plane, bus, car or train

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly Los Angeles to Reno, bus, drive  •  5h 29m

  1. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to Reno (RNO) LAX - RNO
  2. Take the bus from Reno Tahoe International Airport to Truckee Depot - Arrive
  3. Drive from Truckee Depot - Arrive to Nevada City

$132 - $357

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  14h 56m

  1. Take the bus from Los Angeles, CA to San Jose, CA
  2. Take the train from San Jose Diridon Station to Auburn Amtrak Capitol Corridor

$71 - $143

5 alternative options

Fly Los Angeles to Sacramento, bus  •  8h 47m

  1. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to Sacramento (SMF) LAX - SMF
  2. Take the bus from Sacramento Valley Station to Auburn Amtrak
  3. Take the bus from Nevada St at Amtrak Station to Tinloy St Transit Ctr at Bank St

Fly Burbank to Sacramento, bus  •  8h 46m

  1. Fly from Burbank (BUR) to Sacramento (SMF) BUR - SMF
  2. Take the bus from Sacramento Valley Station to Auburn Amtrak
  3. Take the bus from Nevada St at Amtrak Station to Tinloy St Transit Ctr at Bank St

Bus  •  11h 47m

  1. Take the bus from Los Angeles, CA to Sacramento, CA Southern CA-Northern CA

$178 - $211

Train  •  18h 47m

  1. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station to Davis Amtrak Station Coast Starlight
  2. Take the train from Davis Amtrak Station to Auburn Amtrak Capitol Corridor

$110 - $278

Drive  •  7h 24m

  1. Drive from Los Angeles to Nevada City 446 miles

$40 - $65

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The cheapest way to get from Los Angeles to Nevada City is to drive which costs $40 - $65 and takes 7h 24m.

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The quickest way to get from Los Angeles to Nevada City is to fly and bus and drive which costs $130 - $360 and takes 5h 29m.

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The distance between Los Angeles and Nevada City is 394 miles. The road distance is 446 miles.

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The best way to get from Los Angeles to Nevada City without a car is to bus which takes 11h 47m and costs $170 - $220.

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It takes approximately 5h 29m to get from Los Angeles to Nevada City, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Los Angeles to Nevada City is to bus which takes 11h 47m and costs $170 - $220. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $110 - $280 and takes 18h 47m.

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The quickest flight from Los Angeles Airport to Reno Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 25m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Los Angeles to Nevada City is 446 miles. It takes approximately 7h 24m to drive from Los Angeles to Nevada City.

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United Airlines, American Airlines and Southwest Airlines offer flights from Los Angeles Airport to Reno Airport.

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There are 41+ hotels available in Nevada City. Prices start at $89 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Los Angeles to Nevada City.
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  • Distance: 393.6 miles
  • Duration: 5h 29m

What companies run services between Los Angeles, CA, USA and Nevada City, CA, USA?

Xe Do Hoang Transportation operates a bus from Los Angeles to Nevada City once daily. Tickets cost $67 and the journey takes 6h 35m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Los Angeles to Nevada City via Davis Amtrak Station, Auburn Amtrak, Nevada St at Amtrak Station, and Tinloy St Transit Ctr at Bank St in around 18h 47m.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Reno
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Los Angeles to Reno via San Jose
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Los Angeles to Reno via Oakland
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Los Angeles to Sacramento
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Burbank to Sacramento
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Reno
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Los Angeles to Sacramento
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $450
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Reno
Ave. Duration
1h 48m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $750
Flights from Los Angeles to Sacramento
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $470
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Sacramento
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $450
Train operators
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from San Jose Diridon Station to Auburn Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4h 6m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$35 - $90
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Flexi Coach Seat
$65 - $95
Business Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Room
$180 - $260
Train from Los Angeles Union Station to Davis Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
13h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $220
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Flexi Coach Seat
$140 - $210
Business Coach Seat
$150 - $220
Room
$340 - $470
Train from Davis Amtrak Station to Auburn Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$24 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Room
$130 - $190
Bus operators
North Lake Tahoe Express
Phone
+1 866.216.5222
Website
northlaketahoeexpress.com
Bus from Reno Tahoe International Airport to Truckee Depot - Arrive
Ave. Duration
30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$49
Schedules at
northlaketahoeexpress.com
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Sacramento Valley Station to Auburn Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Website
amtrak.com
Nevada County Gold Country Stage
Phone
530.477.0103
Email
GoldCountryStage@co.nevada.ca.us
Website
goldcountrystage.com
Bus from Nevada St at Amtrak Station to Tinloy St Transit Ctr at Bank St
Ave. Duration
50m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
goldcountrystage.com
Xe Do Hoang Transportation
Phone
+1 408-729-7885 / +1-888-834-9336
Website
xedohoang.com
Bus from Los Angeles, CA to Sacramento, CA
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$67
Schedules at
xedohoang.com

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The best way to get from Los Angeles to Los Angeles Airport is to train which takes 30m and costs .

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